Updated Resources for Y-DNA of the British Monarchy

Posted    Last Modified: June 13, 2017 at 8:12 am
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As times passes and some online sources are defunct but new information and testing also becomes available, provide this updated list of references and additional information on the subject of the Y-DNA of the British Monarchy and the genetic genealogy of European noble families in general.


  • Coble et al, Mystery Solved: The Identification of the Two Missing Romanov Children Using DNA Analysis, PLOSOne, 2009
  • Brad Michael Little (2012) The King’s Son (The Evidence), 2nd Edition. Author continues his research on the House of Wettin
  • R-U106 Haplogroup Project who have done detailed DNA analysis on results from the House of Wettin posted on their Yahoo Group site.
  • William Stuart et al, Descendants of the High Stewards of Scotland DNA Project
  • Jim Barrett, Powell Surname DNA Project
  • King, T.E. et al, Identification of the remains of King Richard III. Nat. Commun. 5:5631 (2014)
  • Press Release Statement from Dr Turi King, University of Leicestershire, 25 March 2015
  • Kylen Campbell, Global Family Reunion Blog, 2015 with illustrated recap of family tree
  • Encyclopaedia Britannica (2017) Welf Dynasty
  • Descent of Elizabeth II from William the Conqueror
    Wikipedia Article